Oklahoma Governor Vetoes “Unconscionable” Abortion Bill

Oklahoma Governor Vetoes “Unconscionable” Abortion Bill

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gavel.jpgOklahoma Gov. Brad Henry vetoed an abortion bill Friday that would have required women who are rape and incest victims to undergo an intrusive vaginal probe ultrasound and listen to a detailed description of the fetus before getting abortions.

Henry said “it would be unconscionable to subject rape and incest victims to such treatment” because it would victimize a victim a second time.

(READ the AP story at NPR News)

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